Australian politics is little better than satire. Discuss

Australian politicians, including Prime Minister Julia Gillard and Opposition Leader Tony Abbott, are currently wandering around Western Sydney looking for friends and spewing bile against anybody who isn’t “Australian”, whatever the hell that means. Pandering to the racist instinct is the worst kind of politics.

I’ve never linked to a story on Channel 7’s Today Tonight before but this is clever satire that takes rightful aim at the dog-whistling and absurdity of awful theatre that is currently Australian politics: